Resolution #   2013-12  

A resolution of the Town of Leo-Cedarville, Indiana Common Council adopting the 2013 Town of Leo-Cedarville Indiana Comprehensive Plan as a replacement of the 1998 Town of Leo-Cedarville Indiana Comprehensive Plan.

Whereas, in order to provide for public health, safety, and general welfare, the ongoing orderly and harmonious growth of the Town of Leo-Cedarville, Indiana, and efficiency and economy in the process of development it is necessary from time to time to replace the Comprehensive Plan; and

Whereas, the Common Council of the Town of Leo-Cedarville, Indiana has determined that the current Comprehensive Plan, dated 1998 should be replaced; and

Whereas, a steering committee of local residents and property owners, acting as a sub-committee of the Leo-Cedarville Plan Commission (hereafter referred to as “the Plan Commission”) has conducted a process to consider a replacement of the Comprehensive Plan that included public workshops, interviews with key stakeholders, and a careful examination of physical conditions and development trends; and

Whereas, the Plan Commission on November 18, 2013 held a public hearing and provided an opportunity for all remonstrance concerning the proposed 2013 Town of Leo-Cedarville Comprehensive Plan to be heard and considered; and

Whereas, the Plan Commission found that the 2013 Town of Leo-Cedarville Comprehensive Plan meets the requirements of the Indiana Code 36-7-4-500 series regarding the Comprehensive Plan, and that the adoption of the 2013 Town of Leo-Cedarville Comprehensive Plan is in the best interest of the Town; and

Whereas, the Plan Commission forwarded the 2013 Town of Leo-Cedarville Comprehensive Plan to the Common Council with a favorable recommendation; and

Whereas, the proposed 2013 Town of Leo-Cedarville Comprehensive Plan is attached as exhibit “A” and the minutes of the November 18, 2013 Plan Commission meeting are attached as exhibit “B”.

Whereas, the Common Council finds that it is in the best interest of the Town of Leo-Cedarville Indiana, to adopt the 2013 Town of Leo-Cedarville Comprehensive Plan as a replacement of the 1998 Leo-Cedarville Comprehensive Plan.

Now, therefore be it resolved by the Common Council of the Town of Leo-Cedarville as follows:

1. Final Action: The 2013 Town Of Leo-Cedarville Comprehensive Plan is adopted as a replacement of the 1998 Leo-Cedarville Comprehensive Plan by the Leo-Cedarville Common Council.
2. Effective Date: The adoption of the 2013 Town of Leo-Cedarville Comprehensive Plan as a replacement of the 1998 Leo-Cedarville Comprehensive Plan shall be effective immediately upon passage.
3. Official Filing of the Replacement of the Comprehensive Plan: Upon adoption of this resolution, the Clerk-Treasurer of Leo-Cedarville, Indiana and the Leo-Cedarville Plan Commission Office (the Town Manager’s Office), and the Town Hall Proper (foyer) shall each place one (1) copy of the 2013 Town of Leo-Cedarville Comprehensive Plan on file. In addition, one (1) copy shall be placed on file in the office of the Allen County Recorder’s Office.

So Resolved, by the Town of Leo-Cedarville Common Council, this   10th   day of   January  , 2013.

Leo-Cedarville, Indiana Common Council:
  John Clendenen                  
President, John Clendenen

                                              
Vice President, Tim Richards

  Kevin Veatch                      
Councilmen, Kevin Veatch

  Paul Steffens                      
Councilmen, Paul Steffens

  Ted Garton                         
Councilmen, Ted Garton
Attest:

  John Eastes                         
Leo-Cedarville Clerk Treasurer, John Eastes